Careers in Women's and Gender Studies Panel
March 25, 2014 06:30 PM - 09:00 PM
A panel of alumnae from the Women's and Gender Studies Program will discuss their career and job experiences since graduating and will also talk about their graduate studies.
30th Annual Abram Kartch Thomas Jefferson Lecture
April 28, 2014 09:30 AM - 11:30 AM
For the 30th anniversary of the lecture series, Thomas Jefferson will speak on campus as Steven Edenbo, Thomas Jefferson impersonator, historian, and motivational speaker, appears as Jefferson to debate John Adams (as portrayed by Peyton Dixon). Designed to provoke discussion about the relationship of Jefferson’s words and thoughts to modern society, the Abram Kartch Thomas Jefferson Lecture Series has presented programs by many of the country’s leading Jefferson scholars. Local high school students are once again participating in an essay contest based upon the lecture’s key themes.
Location: MultiPurpose Room, Student Center
New Jersey National History Day
May 03, 2014 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Annual competition for middle and high school students which has been held at William Paterson for over 30 years. Students' primary research is presented in historical performances, documentaries, exhibits and websites. William Paterson University faculty participate as judges.
Location: Shea Center, University Commons
31st Annual Orlando Saa Foreign Language Poetry Recitation Contest
May 15, 2014 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM
The William Paterson University Department of Languages and Cultures will hold the contest to offer middle and high school students the opportunity to recite poetry in Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Latin, Spanish, and ESL. The levels challenged will be beginner, intermediate, advanced, and native (except for Latin, and ESL). Trophies are awarded to winning students in first, second, and third place. Fourth place winners will receive a medal for honorable mention. All students are given a certificate of participation.
Location: University Commons Ballroom